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Medical News Today: Marijuana a better pain reliever for men than women
Source: Featured Health News from Medical News Today [2016.08.19]
Compared with men who smoked marijuana, women did not experience a significant reduction in pain sensitivity, a new study reveals.

Medical News Today: Heel Pain: Exercises to Help with Plantar Fasciitis
Source: Featured Health News from Medical News Today [2016.08.19]
Plantar fasciitis is a common cause of heel pain. Learn about stretches and exercises that can help with plantar fasciitis, as well as other treatments.

Marijuana a better pain reliever for men than women
Source: Alcohol / Addiction / Illegal Drugs News From Medical News Today [2016.08.19]
Compared with men who smoked marijuana, women did not experience a significant reduction in pain sensitivity, a new study reveals.

Heel Pain: Exercises to Help with Plantar Fasciitis
Source: Body Aches News From Medical News Today [2016.08.19]
Plantar fasciitis is a common cause of heel pain. Learn about stretches and exercises that can help with plantar fasciitis, as well as other treatments.

TSRI scientists find potential treatment for 'painful blindness' form of dry eye
Source: Eye Health / Blindness News From Medical News Today [2016.08.19]
A new study in animal models, led by scientists at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI), suggests that the eye's lacrimal glands can be repaired by injecting a kind of regenerative "progenitor"...

Neuropathic Pain in Lumbar Spinal Disorders
Source: Medscape Anesthesiology Headlines [2016.08.18]
This article examines the prevalence of neuropathic pain in chronic lumbar spinal disorders and the distribution of pain according to location.
Spine

Physiotherapy for Pain
Source: Medscape Anesthesiology Headlines [2016.08.18]
Is physiotherapy an effective pain management intervention? A new study investigates the treatment benefits.
British Journal of Sports Medicine

Medical News Today: Chronic pain more common in partners of depressed individuals
Source: Featured Health News from Medical News Today [2016.08.17]
Chronic pain and depression are both common and mysterious conditions. New research looks at the mix of environmental and genetic factors behind them.

Chronic pain more common in partners of depressed individuals
Source: Depression News From Medical News Today [2016.08.17]
Chronic pain and depression are both common and mysterious conditions. New research looks at the mix of environmental and genetic factors behind them.

Study Finds Links Between Chronic Pain, Depression in Couples
Source: MedicineNet Chronic Pain Specialty [2016.08.17]
Title: Study Finds Links Between Chronic Pain, Depression in Couples
Category: Health News
Created: 8/16/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 8/17/2016 12:00:00 AM

Research on an fMRI-Based Neurologic Signature of Physical Pain to be Presented at Upcoming 10th Annual Pain & Migraine Therapeutics Summit
Source: Conferences News From Medical News Today [2016.08.16]
As persistent pain is solely measured by self-report, research is currently being conducted to find objective methods of identifying physical pain in the brain.

Senior Drivers Taking Opioid Painkillers Have Higher Crash Risk
Source: Medscape Anesthesiology Headlines [2016.08.15]
Seniors who get behind the wheel soon after starting to use narcotic pain relievers have twice the risk of getting into a serious car crash as their peers who use non-opioid painkillers, Swedish researchers say.
Reuters Health Information

Pain vs Overdose: Hospitalists Are Caught in the Middle
Source: Medscape Orthopaedics Headlines [2016.08.12]
Hospitalists say they feel caught in a tight place amidst the national uproar over the recent opioid overdose epidemic. What can be done to provide pain relief and avoid overdose at the same time?
Medscape Internal Medicine

Could memory loss be reversed with a common painkiller?
Source: Clinical Trials / Drug Trials News From Medical News Today [2016.08.11]
Researchers reveal a common NSAID called mefenamic acid reversed memory loss in mouse models of Alzheimer's disease, paving the way for human trials.

Fake Xanax Cut With Potent Pain Med Can Be a Killer
Source: MedicineNet Drug Abuse Specialty [2016.08.10]
Title: Fake Xanax Cut With Potent Pain Med Can Be a Killer
Category: Health News
Created: 8/9/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 8/10/2016 12:00:00 AM

Neck Pain: What Does It Mean?
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology News From Medical News Today [2016.08.05]
Learn all about the causes of neck pain, including a list of symptoms and advice on when to see a doctor. This article also looks at whiplash.

Clinical trial results support adalimumab treatment for painful skin condition
Source: Clinical Trials / Drug Trials News From Medical News Today [2016.08.05]
The results of two phase 3 clinical trials that led to FDA approval of adalimumab for treatment of the chronic inflammatory skin disease hidradenitis suppurtiva (HS) are being published in the New...

Study finds no link between sleep apnea and joint pain
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology News From Medical News Today [2016.08.04]
Consistent with previous reports, poor sleep quality was linked with joint pain in a recent Arthritis Care & Research study of the general population, but the study found no association between...

What Does Wrist Pain Mean?
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology News From Medical News Today [2016.08.03]
There are many different causes of wrist pain. This article looks at these along with the risk factors, symptoms, treatment, and prevention of wrist pain.

Research highlights breast pain in horse-riders
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2016.08.03]
Thousands of women could be experiencing breast pain while horse-riding, according to a new study.

Health Tip: If You Have Pain in Your Shins
Source: MedicineNet Chronic Pain Specialty [2016.08.02]
Title: Health Tip: If You Have Pain in Your Shins
Category: Health News
Created: 8/2/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 8/2/2016 12:00:00 AM

10th Annual Pain & Migraine Therapeutics Summit, October 19-20, 2016, Chicago
Source: Conferences News From Medical News Today [2016.08.01]
Centrexion Therapeutics has announced a collaborative agreement with BioXcel to develop and commercialize innovative chronic pain therapeutics.

'Pain paradox' discovery provides route to new pain control drugs
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2016.08.01]
A natural substance known to activate pain in the central nervous system has been found to have the opposite effect in other parts of the body, potentially paving the way to new methods of pain...

Pain profiling has potential to improve quality of life for older patients
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2016.07.29]
A two part paper published recently in Age & Ageing, the scientific journal of The British Geriatrics Society, reveals that pain profiling in older patients has the potential to improve quality of...

New Guidelines Issued for Cancer Patients' Post-Treatment Pain
Source: MedicineNet acetaminophen Specialty [2016.07.29]
Title: New Guidelines Issued for Cancer Patients' Post-Treatment Pain
Category: Health News
Created: 7/29/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 7/29/2016 12:00:00 AM

Health Tip: Ease Arthritis Pain With Warm Water
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis Specialty [2016.07.27]
Title: Health Tip: Ease Arthritis Pain With Warm Water
Category: Health News
Created: 7/27/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 7/27/2016 12:00:00 AM

Significant pain increases the risk of opioid addiction by 41 percent
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2016.07.25]
What do we really know about the relationship between the experience of pain and risk of developing opioid use disorder?

8 Common Causes of Breast Pain
Source: Breast Cancer News From Medical News Today [2016.07.22]
Learn about some of the common causes of breast pain. These causes include skin changes, certain types of medication, and infections.

Hard to treat chest pain may be improved with a patient's own stem cells
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2016.07.19]
A patient's own stem cells may treat chest pain that cannot be treated with current therapies.

Low Back Pain: Symptoms, Causes, Treatment and Relief
Source: MedicineNet Alternative Medicine Specialty [2016.07.15]
Title: Low Back Pain: Symptoms, Causes, Treatment and Relief
Category: Slideshows
Created: 2/16/2012 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 7/15/2016 12:00:00 AM

Knee pain sufferers can kick "ugly" shoes to the curb
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology News From Medical News Today [2016.07.12]
Conventional walking shoes are about as effective as unloading shoes for improving pain and function in knee osteoarthritis.

Younger age, lymph node removal: Risk factors for pain after breast cancer surgery
Source: Breast Cancer News From Medical News Today [2016.07.12]
An international team of researchers has identified several risk factors for persistent pain after breast cancer surgery; these include younger age, radiation therapy and removal of lymph nodes...

Pelvic Pain (in Women and Men)
Source: MedicineNet Bladder Cancer Specialty [2016.07.07]
Title: Pelvic Pain (in Women and Men)
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 7/7/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 7/7/2016 12:00:00 AM

Coping with Chronic Knee Pain
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology News From Medical News Today [2016.06.30]
This article examines the causes of chronic knee pain, along with some of the ways people can treat and prevent long-lasting pain in the knees.

Simple Home Remedies for Knee Pain
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology News From Medical News Today [2016.06.29]
This article looks at a number of simple remedies that people can try at home to relieve knee pain. These include strengthening exercises and dieting.

Why Do I Get Knee Pain When Climbing Stairs but not When Running?
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology News From Medical News Today [2016.06.28]
Why does climbing stairs cause knee pain while other activities do not? This article looks at a condition called chondrolamacia that causes this knee pain.

Programs to Spot Painkiller Abuse Work, But Are Underused
Source: MedicineNet codeine Specialty [2016.06.28]
Title: Programs to Spot Painkiller Abuse Work, But Are Underused
Category: Health News
Created: 6/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 6/28/2016 12:00:00 AM

Third to half of UK population lives with chronic pain
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology News From Medical News Today [2016.06.21]
Proportion likely to rise as population ages; major cause of disability and distress.

How to Prevent Painful Swimmer's Ear
Source: MedicineNet Otitis Externa Specialty [2016.06.20]
Title: How to Prevent Painful Swimmer's Ear
Category: Health News
Created: 6/18/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 6/20/2016 12:00:00 AM

Research reveals pain and pleasure of sad music
Source: Rehabilitation / Physical Therapy News From Medical News Today [2016.06.16]
Researchers at Durham University, UK and the University of Jyväskylä, Finland, said their findings could have implications for how music therapy and rehabilitation could help people's moods.

Painkiller That Killed Prince Part of Dangerous Wave of New Synthetic Drugs
Source: MedicineNet fentanyl transdermal system Specialty [2016.06.16]
Title: Painkiller That Killed Prince Part of Dangerous Wave of New Synthetic Drugs
Category: Health News
Created: 6/16/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 6/16/2016 12:00:00 AM

Opioid Painkillers Raise Deadly Heart Risks for Some: Study
Source: MedicineNet Bipolar Disorder Specialty [2016.06.15]
Title: Opioid Painkillers Raise Deadly Heart Risks for Some: Study
Category: Health News
Created: 6/14/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 6/15/2016 12:00:00 AM

The Surprising Reasons You're in Pain
Source: MedicineNet Thoracic Outlet Syndrome Specialty [2016.06.10]
Title: The Surprising Reasons You're in Pain
Category: Slideshows
Created: 3/31/2010 3:18:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 6/10/2016 12:00:00 AM

Osteoarthritis: Stay Active With Kids Despite Arthritis Pain
Source: MedicineNet Cox-2 Inhibitors Specialty [2016.06.10]
Title: Osteoarthritis: Stay Active With Kids Despite Arthritis Pain
Category: Slideshows
Created: 3/22/2012 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 6/10/2016 12:00:00 AM

Spider venom suggests pain solution for IBS
Source: Veterinary News From Medical News Today [2016.06.08]
With the help of a West African tarantula, scientists believe they have found a clue to treating the pain of irritable bowel syndrome.

Pain Management: 10 Daily Habits to Reduce Chronic Pain
Source: MedicineNet carisoprodol Specialty [2016.06.08]
Title: Pain Management: 10 Daily Habits to Reduce Chronic Pain
Category: Slideshows
Created: 7/29/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 6/8/2016 12:00:00 AM

Acupuncture: Alternative Treatment for Pain and Other Conditions
Source: MedicineNet choline magnesium salicylate Specialty [2016.06.07]
Title: Acupuncture: Alternative Treatment for Pain and Other Conditions
Category: Slideshows
Created: 12/20/2012 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 6/7/2016 12:00:00 AM

Rectal Pain
Source: MedicineNet Anal Fissure Specialty [2016.06.06]
Title: Rectal Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 4/27/2012 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 6/6/2016 12:00:00 AM

Back Pain in 2nd & 3rd Decades
Source: MedicineNet Ankylosing Spondylitis Specialty [2016.06.06]
Title: Back Pain in 2nd & 3rd Decades
Category: eMedicineHealth Doctor's Perspective
Created: 4/24/2000 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 6/6/2016 12:00:00 AM

Burning or Swollen Feet? What Foot Pain Says About Your Health
Source: MedicineNet Corns Specialty [2016.06.06]
Title: Burning or Swollen Feet? What Foot Pain Says About Your Health
Category: Slideshows
Created: 12/30/2008 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 6/6/2016 12:00:00 AM

Pulled Hamstring: A Pain Real Pain in the Leg!
Source: MedicineNet Hamstring Injury Specialty [2016.06.06]
Title: Pulled Hamstring: A Pain Real Pain in the Leg!
Category: eMedicineHealth Doctor's Perspective
Created: 1/30/2009 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 6/6/2016 12:00:00 AM

Prince Died From Potent Prescription Painkiller: Autopsy
Source: MedicineNet fentanyl transdermal system Specialty [2016.06.03]
Title: Prince Died From Potent Prescription Painkiller: Autopsy
Category: Health News
Created: 6/2/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 6/3/2016 12:00:00 AM

Scientists discover and test new class of pain relievers
Source: Body Aches News From Medical News Today [2016.06.02]
A research team at Duke University has discovered a potential new class of small-molecule drugs that simultaneously block two sought-after targets in the treatment of pain.

Back Pain Myths: Get the Facts About Causes and Treatment
Source: MedicineNet Alternative Medicine Specialty [2016.06.02]
Title: Back Pain Myths: Get the Facts About Causes and Treatment
Category: Slideshows
Created: 9/14/2009 3:54:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 6/2/2016 12:00:00 AM

Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction (SI Joint Pain)
Source: MedicineNet Ankylosing Spondylitis Specialty [2016.06.01]
Title: Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction (SI Joint Pain)
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 10/31/2007 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 6/1/2016 12:00:00 AM

Pelvic Pain: What's Causing Your Pelvic Pain?
Source: MedicineNet Appendicitis Specialty [2016.06.01]
Title: Pelvic Pain: What's Causing Your Pelvic Pain?
Category: Slideshows
Created: 9/8/2010 5:09:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 6/1/2016 12:00:00 AM

Nerve Pain: Symptoms, Causes and Treatment Options
Source: MedicineNet Guillain-Barre Syndrome Specialty [2016.06.01]
Title: Nerve Pain: Symptoms, Causes and Treatment Options
Category: Slideshows
Created: 2/9/2010 11:47:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 6/1/2016 12:00:00 AM

Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy: Exercises to Improve Diabetes Nerve Pain
Source: MedicineNet Peripheral Neuropathy Specialty [2016.06.01]
Title: Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy: Exercises to Improve Diabetes Nerve Pain
Category: Slideshows
Created: 9/14/2012 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 6/1/2016 12:00:00 AM

Opioids might worsen chronic pain, study finds
Source: Pharma Industry / Biotech Industry News From Medical News Today [2016.05.31]
Rather than easing chronic pain, researchers found that the opioid morphine worsened chronic pain in rats - an effect that persisted for several months.

Can Weight Loss Help Ease Knee Pain?
Source: Body Aches News From Medical News Today [2016.05.28]
Learn all about how weight loss can ease knee pain linked with osteoarthritis. This article also looks at the effect of obesity on osteoarthritis.

Common Causes of Foot Pain
Source: MedicineNet Ankle Pain and Tendinitis Specialty [2016.05.24]
Title: Common Causes of Foot Pain
Category: Slideshows
Created: 6/18/2008 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/24/2016 12:00:00 AM

Tai Chi improves pain and well-being in patients with knee osteoarthritis
Source: Complementary Medicine / Alternative Medicine News From Medical News Today [2016.05.17]
Tai Chi improves pain and related health outcomes in patients with knee osteoarthritis as well as standard physical therapy, according to a comparative effectiveness trial published in Annals of...

Genetic biomarker may predict nerve pain side effects associated with prostate cancer treatment
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2016.05.16]
New study finds genetic alterations in the VAC14 gene are associated with an increased risk of docetaxel-induced peripheral neuropathy in prostate cancer patients.

Leg Pain
Source: MedicineNet Ankle Pain and Tendinitis Specialty [2016.05.09]
Title: Leg Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 12/3/2009 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/9/2016 12:00:00 AM

What's Causing Your Abdominal Pain?
Source: MedicineNet Appendicitis Specialty [2016.05.09]
Title: What's Causing Your Abdominal Pain?
Category: Slideshows
Created: 1/30/2013 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/9/2016 12:00:00 AM

Buttock Pain
Source: MedicineNet Degenerative Disc Specialty [2016.05.05]
Title: Buttock Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 12/26/2006 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/5/2016 12:00:00 AM

Abdominal Pain: Common Causes of Stomach Pain in Children
Source: MedicineNet metoclopramide Specialty [2016.05.04]
Title: Abdominal Pain: Common Causes of Stomach Pain in Children
Category: Slideshows
Created: 1/31/2013 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/4/2016 12:00:00 AM

Jaw Pain
Source: MedicineNet Bruises Specialty [2016.04.22]
Title: Jaw Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 3/27/2009 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/22/2016 12:00:00 AM

Psychological pain predicts concussion recovery time
Source: Body Aches News From Medical News Today [2016.04.21]
Concussion affects hundreds of thousands of Americans each year. Fascinating new research shows that psychological pain might prevent a swift recovery.

Kidney Pain
Source: MedicineNet Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Specialty [2016.04.21]
Title: Kidney Pain
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 7/29/2014 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/21/2016 12:00:00 AM

Foot Pain: Is It Plantar Fasciitis?
Source: MedicineNet Heel Spurs Specialty [2016.04.20]
Title: Foot Pain: Is It Plantar Fasciitis?
Category: eMedicineHealth Doctor's Perspective
Created: 4/27/2005 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/20/2016 12:00:00 AM

Chest Pain Quiz
Source: MedicineNet alteplase Specialty [2016.04.19]
Title: Chest Pain Quiz
Category: MedicineNet Quiz
Created: 4/15/2016 3:29:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 4/19/2016 7:16:46 PM

Chest Pain: Is It Costochondritis?
Source: MedicineNet Costochondritis and Tietze Syndrome Specialty [2016.04.18]
Title: Chest Pain: Is It Costochondritis?
Category: eMedicineHealth Doctor's Perspective
Created: 4/20/2006 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/18/2016 12:00:00 AM

Gallbladder Pain (Gall Bladder Pain)
Source: MedicineNet Microsporidiosis Specialty [2016.04.18]
Title: Gallbladder Pain (Gall Bladder Pain)
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/15/2011 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/18/2016 12:00:00 AM

Knee Pain
Source: MedicineNet Ankle Pain and Tendinitis Specialty [2016.04.15]
Title: Knee Pain
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/15/2016 12:00:00 AM

Pain Relievers and High Blood Pressure
Source: MedicineNet Tylenol Liver Damage Specialty [2016.04.13]
Title: Pain Relievers and High Blood Pressure
Category: Doctor's & Expert's views on Symptoms
Created: 5/26/2005 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/13/2016 12:00:00 AM

Neck Pain (Cervical Pain)
Source: MedicineNet Ankylosing Spondylitis Specialty [2016.04.08]
Title: Neck Pain (Cervical Pain)
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/8/2016 12:00:00 AM

Shoulder Pain
Source: MedicineNet Calcific Bursitis Specialty [2016.04.06]
Title: Shoulder Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 10/13/2003 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/6/2016 12:00:00 AM

Tummy Trouble Quiz: Test Your IQ of Stomach Pain & Cure
Source: MedicineNet Anal Fissure Specialty [2016.04.01]
Title: Tummy Trouble Quiz: Test Your IQ of Stomach Pain & Cure
Category: MedicineNet Quiz
Created: 1/20/2011 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/1/2016 12:00:00 AM

Acetaminophen Won't Help Arthritis Pain, Study Finds
Source: MedicineNet celecoxib Specialty [2016.03.18]
Title: Acetaminophen Won't Help Arthritis Pain, Study Finds
Category: Health News
Created: 3/17/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/18/2016 12:00:00 AM

CDC Issues Tough New Guidelines on Use of Prescription Painkillers
Source: MedicineNet Arthroscopy Specialty [2016.03.16]
Title: CDC Issues Tough New Guidelines on Use of Prescription Painkillers
Category: Health News
Created: 3/15/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/16/2016 12:00:00 AM

Causes of Chest Pain: Signs and Symptoms
Source: MedicineNet Costochondritis and Tietze Syndrome Specialty [2016.02.29]
Title: Causes of Chest Pain: Signs and Symptoms
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 2/29/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 2/29/2016 12:00:00 AM

Shoulder and Neck Pain
Source: MedicineNet Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis Specialty [2016.02.22]
Title: Shoulder and Neck Pain
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 8/20/2013 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 2/22/2016 12:00:00 AM

Coccydynia (Tailbone Pain)
Source: MedicineNet hydrocodone/acetaminophen Specialty [2016.02.22]
Title: Coccydynia (Tailbone Pain)
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 2/22/2016 12:00:00 AM

Lower Back Pain
Source: MedicineNet Alternative Medicine Specialty [2016.02.10]
Title: Lower Back Pain
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 2/10/2016 12:00:00 AM

Hip Pain
Source: MedicineNet Gaucher Disease Specialty [2016.01.20]
Title: Hip Pain
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 1/20/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/20/2016 12:00:00 AM

Foot Pain
Source: MedicineNet Bunions Specialty [2016.01.08]
Title: Foot Pain
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 5/13/2008 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/8/2016 12:00:00 AM

Arm Pain
Source: MedicineNet Polymyalgia Rheumatica Specialty [2016.01.07]
Title: Arm Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 4/8/2009 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/7/2016 12:00:00 AM

A broken bone may lead to widespread body pain - not just at the site of the fracture
Source: Body Aches News From Medical News Today [2016.01.05]
Breaking a major bone may increase risk of widespread chronic body pain in later life, a new study has found.

Toe Pain
Source: MedicineNet Bunions Specialty [2016.01.05]
Title: Toe Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 4/24/2012 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/5/2016 12:00:00 AM

Sickle Cell Drug Doesn't Relieve Pain Crises: Study
Source: MedicineNet Sickle Cell Specialty [2015.12.09]
Title: Sickle Cell Drug Doesn't Relieve Pain Crises: Study
Category: Health News
Created: 12/8/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/9/2015 12:00:00 AM

Study identifies patients most likely to have joint pain reduction after bariatric surgery
Source: Body Aches News From Medical News Today [2015.11.04]
In the three years following bariatric surgery, the majority of patients experience an improvement in pain and walking ability, according to the preliminary results of a University of Pittsburgh...

Groin Pain
Source: MedicineNet Mumps Specialty [2015.11.04]
Title: Groin Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 11/4/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/4/2015 12:00:00 AM

Trial reveals evidence of long-term benefits for people with chronic neck pain
Source: Body Aches News From Medical News Today [2015.11.02]
A large scale investigation by researchers at the University of York found that the use of Alexander Technique or acupuncture can significantly relieve chronic neck pain.

Chest Pain
Source: MedicineNet Congenital Heart Disease Specialty [2015.11.02]
Title: Chest Pain
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 2/29/2008 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/2/2015 12:00:00 AM

Ankle Pain
Source: MedicineNet Heel Spurs Specialty [2015.10.29]
Title: Ankle Pain
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/29/2015 12:00:00 AM

Prescription Naproxen as Good as Narcotic Painkillers for Low Back Pain: Study
Source: MedicineNet cyclobenzaprine Specialty [2015.10.21]
Title: Prescription Naproxen as Good as Narcotic Painkillers for Low Back Pain: Study
Category: Health News
Created: 10/20/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/21/2015 12:00:00 AM

Chronic abdominal pain: When bowels and brain are out of sorts
Source: Irritable Bowel Syndrome News From Medical News Today [2015.10.20]
Gastrointestinal disorders are often linked to psychological dysfunctions and can be explained by a malfunction of the communication between bowels and brain, as has been shown by a research...

Exercise before pregnancy reduces risk of pelvic girdle pain
Source: Body Aches News From Medical News Today [2015.10.08]
Pelvic girdle pain is a common problem during pregnancy; new research shows that exercise before pregnancy can reduce the incidence of this pain.

Vaginal Pain
Source: MedicineNet terconazole Specialty [2015.07.31]
Title: Vaginal Pain
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 4/17/2009 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 7/31/2015 12:00:00 AM

Taking the pain out of office work
Source: Body Aches News From Medical News Today [2015.07.08]
Treadmill workstations reduce neck and shoulder muscle painOffice work will become much less of a pain in the neck if Julie Côté has her way.

Chronic Pain: Causes, Solutions and Management
Source: MedicineNet misoprostol Specialty [2015.06.25]
Title: Chronic Pain: Causes, Solutions and Management
Category: Slideshows
Created: 4/26/2012 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 6/25/2015 12:00:00 AM

Pain Management
Source: MedicineNet Patellofemoral Syndrome Specialty [2015.05.07]
Title: Pain Management
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/7/2006 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/7/2015 12:00:00 AM

Joint Pain
Source: MedicineNet Aseptic Necrosis Specialty [2015.05.01]
Title: Joint Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 10/13/2003 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/1/2015 12:00:00 AM

Abdominal Pain (Causes, Remedies, Treatment)
Source: MedicineNet Essential Mixed Cryoglobulinemia Specialty [2015.05.01]
Title: Abdominal Pain (Causes, Remedies, Treatment)
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/1/2015 12:00:00 AM

Neck Pain (Cervicalgia)
Source: MedicineNet rofecoxib Specialty [2015.03.25]
Title: Neck Pain (Cervicalgia)
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 10/13/2003 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/25/2015 12:00:00 AM

Myofascial Pain Syndrome
Source: MedicineNet metaxalone Specialty [2015.02.19]
Title: Myofascial Pain Syndrome
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 2/4/2005 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 2/19/2015 12:00:00 AM

Elbow Pain
Source: MedicineNet Osteochondritis Dissecans Specialty [2015.02.02]
Title: Elbow Pain
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 2/2/2015 12:00:00 AM

Pain (Acute and Chronic)
Source: MedicineNet propoxyphene Specialty [2014.12.01]
Title: Pain (Acute and Chronic)
Category: Doctor's Views
Created: 11/30/2004 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/1/2014 12:00:00 AM

Abdominal Pain
Source: MedicineNet Primary Biliary Cirrhosis Specialty [2014.07.01]
Title: Abdominal Pain
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 9/30/2013 4:08:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 7/1/2014 12:00:00 AM

Chronic Pain
Source: MedicineNet Trigger Finger Specialty [2014.04.15]
Title: Chronic Pain
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 5/14/2002 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/15/2014 12:00:00 AM

Pain Relief Options for Childbirth
Source: MedicineNet Episiotomy Specialty [2013.08.19]
Title: Pain Relief Options for Childbirth
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 1/31/2005 8:10:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 8/19/2013 12:00:00 AM

Abdominal Pain Causes
Source: MedicineNet Gastroenteritis Specialty [2013.07.12]
Title: Abdominal Pain Causes
Category: Doctor's & Expert's views on Symptoms
Created: 7/12/2013 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 7/12/2013 12:00:00 AM

Abdominal Pain in Children Pictures Slideshow: A 'Tummy Ache,' or Something Serious?
Source: MedicineNet Gastroenteritis Specialty [2013.01.31]
Title: Abdominal Pain in Children Pictures Slideshow: A 'Tummy Ache,' or Something Serious?
Category: Slideshows
Created: 1/31/2013 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/31/2013 12:00:00 AM

Abdominal Pain Pictures Slideshow: Causes, Symptoms and Diagnosis
Source: MedicineNet Hernia Specialty [2013.01.30]
Title: Abdominal Pain Pictures Slideshow: Causes, Symptoms and Diagnosis
Category: Slideshows
Created: 1/30/2013 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/30/2013 12:00:00 AM

Burn Risk Seen with Topical Pain Relievers
Source: MedPage Today Product Alert [2012.09.13]
WASHINGTON -- The FDA warned Thursday of the risks of rare but serious chemical burns with certain over-the-counter topical pain relievers, including Bengay, Capzasin, Flexall, Icy Hot, and Mentholatum.

FDA OKs Opioid for Diabetic Pain
Source: MedPage Today Product Alert [2012.08.29]
WASHINGTON -- The FDA has approved the first opioid painkiller for neuropathic pain associated with diabetic peripheral neuropathy, according to the drug maker.

Heel Pain
Source: MedicineNet Sever Condition Specialty [2012.03.01]
Title: Heel Pain
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 3/27/2009 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/1/2012 12:00:00 AM

Complex Regional Pain Syndrome
Source: MedicineNet Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome Specialty [2007.03.01]
Title: Complex Regional Pain Syndrome
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 2/4/2005 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/1/2007 12:00:00 AM

Causes and diagnosis of chest pain in young females
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Cardiology
Not all times is a chest pain necessarily originating from or caused by diseases of the heart - says Dr. Madia.

Acute abdominal pain - some clinical tips for diagnosis
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Gastroenterology
"Whether the presentation is conspicuous or dramatic, the diagnosis of AAP often proves elusive", says Dr. Mavru.

The Boy With Red Eyes and a Wobbling Gait
Source: Medscape Allergy & Clinical Immunology Headlines [2016.08.18]
An 8-year-old boy had progressively worsening red eyes for a year with no pain, photophobia, or discharge. What is his diagnosis?
Medscape Ophthalmology

A Morphine Alternative With Less Overdose Risk?
Source: Medscape Anesthesiology Headlines [2016.08.18]
Scientists are testing an experimental drug that's designed to have the painkilling power of morphine without some of the side effects that can lead to overdose deaths.
Reuters Health Information

Medical News Today: New opioid as effective as morphine, without the side effects
Source: Featured Health News from Medical News Today [2016.08.18]
Researchers have identified a drug candidate that is as effective as morphine for relieving pain, but without the harmful side effects of opioids.

New opioid as effective as morphine, without the side effects
Source: Alcohol / Addiction / Illegal Drugs News From Medical News Today [2016.08.18]
Researchers have identified a drug candidate that is as effective as morphine for relieving pain, but without the harmful side effects of opioids.

Regenerative bandage heals diabetic wounds faster
Source: Diabetes News From Medical News Today [2016.08.18]
Antioxidant bandage delivers healing protein.At some point in their lives, 15 percent of people with diabetes will develop a painful and hard-to-treat foot ulcer.

Gout flare-ups could be managed by blood pressure diet
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology News From Medical News Today [2016.08.15]
Gout is both painful and common, yet the mechanisms behind it are not known. A new analysis of old data shows that easy dietary changes may keep it at bay.

Researchers have identified why cancer tumours resist drugs designed to 'starve' tumours
Source: Cancer / Oncology News From Medical News Today [2016.08.15]
Scientists working at the CNIO institute in Spain have discovered why cancer cells may be resistant to drugs designed to 'starve' tumours of the energy and blood supply which allow them to grow.

Make the Diagnosis: Tongue Twister
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology [2016.08.15]
(MedPage Today) -- Case Findings: An adult woman presents with a yellow tongue, but reports no pain, bleeding, or other symptoms. Scraping the tongue did not remove the color. The patient had a history of gastric bypass surgery 1 year earlier. What is your diagnosis?

Sex hormones skew outcomes in clinical trials - here's how
Source: Clinical Trials / Drug Trials News From Medical News Today [2016.08.10]
Clinical research often excludes females from their trials under the assumption that "one size fits all," that a painkiller or antidepressant will be equally effective in subjects of either sex...

Don't freestyle 'swimmer's shoulder' injuries
Source: Bones / Orthopedics News From Medical News Today [2016.08.08]
Stretching, training can help competitive swimmers prevent shoulder injuries and pain.

Make the Diagnosis: Athletic or At Risk?
Source: MedPage Today Allergy & Immunology [2016.08.02]
(MedPage Today) -- Case Findings: A 32-year-old athletic female presents for a general medical examination. She does not have any known medical diagnoses. She runs 5 miles a day. Recently, while she was exercising at the gym, she had an episode of lightheadedness. She reports no similar prior episodes. She does mention that it was a hot, sunny day and she had worked out much more than usual. She denies any chest pain, palpitations, or syncopal episodes. One of her cousins is studying in medical school and did quick vitals on her. He was concerned that her heart rate was consistently in low 50s, and he suggested that she be checked at a medical clinic for further workup. Her EKG is shown. Which of the following is true?

A sage discovery: Plant-derived compounds have potent anti-inflammatory effects
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2016.07.28]
New research reveals that two specific plant-derived compounds may be effective for fighting inflammation and pain. The findings are published in the British Journal of Pharmacology.

Acetaminophen: Is it as safe as we think?
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2016.07.27]
Acetaminophen is the most commonly used painkiller in the U.S., but increasingly, researchers have questioned its safety. We look at the possible risks.

Modified rye bread helps patients with irritable bowel syndrome
Source: Irritable Bowel Syndrome News From Medical News Today [2016.07.19]
Patients with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) are often concerned that certain foods may trigger or worsen their symptoms, which can include abdominal pain, diarrhea, or constipation.

New proteome-based marker classifies chronic kidney disease progression at early stage
Source: Urology / Nephrology News From Medical News Today [2016.07.15]
Chronic kidney disease is often diagnosed quite late, because in early disease it causes no pains or other specific symptoms.

Programs to thwart prescription drug misuse exist, not always used
Source: Primary Care / General Practice News From Medical News Today [2016.06.29]
Misuse of prescription pain medications remains a major public health problem - but programs to prevent it may be underused, according to a study in the July issue of the Journal of Studies on...

10 Exercises for Arthritis of the Knee
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology News From Medical News Today [2016.06.23]
People with arthritis of the knee can reduce pain through exercise. Learn more about exercises to reduce pain, improve mobility, and strengthen the knee.

Arthritis in the Knee: What You Need to Know
Source: Arthritis / Rheumatology News From Medical News Today [2016.06.21]
Arthritis is a common cause of knee pain. Find out about different types of arthritis, their causes, symptoms, and how they can be treated.

Can People With Diabetes Use Epsom Salts?
Source: Complementary Medicine / Alternative Medicine News From Medical News Today [2016.06.21]
Some people may recommend epsom salts for soothing painful feet, but are they safe for people with diabetes to use? This article looks at the evidence.

Shorter radiation course recommended for early-stage breast cancer patients
Source: Radiology / Nuclear Medicine News From Medical News Today [2016.06.17]
Early-stage breast cancer patients receiving a shorter course of whole breast radiation with higher radiation doses per fraction reported equivalent cosmetic, functional and pain outcomes over time...

Prescription of long-acting opioids associated with increased risk of death
Source: Primary Care / General Practice News From Medical News Today [2016.06.15]
Prescription of long-acting opioids for chronic noncancer pain was associated with an increased risk of all-cause mortality, including deaths from causes other than overdose, compared with...

MRI scans are best and safest way to identify high risk heart disease patients
Source: MRI / PET / Ultrasound News From Medical News Today [2016.05.13]
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans are the safest and most effective way to identify high risk patients with cardiac chest pain, according to evidence from a clinical study at the University of...

Concerns over black henna skin tattoos
Source: Allergy News From Medical News Today [2016.05.05]
In BMJ Case Reports, UK doctors warn that black henna tattoos should be avoided, especially during foreign travel, after treating a 10-year-old boy for an allergic reaction to a tattoo painted on...

'Concern' over GPs prescribing 'unnecessary' antibiotics for toothache
Source: Dentistry News From Medical News Today [2016.04.01]
Over half of all patients who visited their GP with a dental problem in the last 10 years were not offered a long-term treatment for their pain and were instead prescribed antibiotics, often...

New hope on headache 'worse than childbirth': world's first fast track clinic for cluster condition opens
Source: Headache / Migraine News From Medical News Today [2016.03.20]
Health experts today launch a world first as a major boost for people who suffer what is ranked the most painful medical condition known to humankind, with its pain described by a majority of...

Steroid pill safe and effective first-line treatment for acute gout
Source: Gout News From Medical News Today [2016.02.23]
An oral steroid had similar effectiveness to an oral non-steroid anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) for improving pain in patients with acute gout, according to a trial published in Annals of Internal...

Study: gap sheds light on why gout patients may suffer despite effective treatments
Source: Gout News From Medical News Today [2016.01.21]
A study published online this month in the Arthritis Care and Research journal is shedding light on why gout, a painful and common form of arthritis, is not well managed in many patients.

Hay fever medicine reduces symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome
Source: Irritable Bowel Syndrome News From Medical News Today [2016.01.15]
Researchers from KU Leuven, Belgium, have identified the cause of abdominal pain in patients with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS).

Seniors at high risk for readmission after ambulatory surgery
Source: Compliance News From Medical News Today [2015.08.11]
Medication errors and confusion about post-surgical care lead to costly readmission Taking four pain pills an hour instead of four pills a day Need improved, understandable discharge...

Plotting the elimination of dengue
Source: Body Aches News From Medical News Today [2015.04.12]
Dengue is a viral infection spread between humans by Aedes aegypti mosquitoes. Dengue causes flu-like symptoms, including intense headaches and joint pains.

Study: Erectile dysfunction drug relieves nerve damage in diabetic mice
Source: Erectile Dysfunction / Premature Ejaculation News From Medical News Today [2015.03.19]
New animal studies at Henry Ford Hospital found that sildenafil, a drug commonly used to treat erectile dysfunction, may be effective in relieving painful and potentially life-threatening nerve...

Effects of gout reduced after drinking Montmorency cherry concentrate
Source: Gout News From Medical News Today [2014.09.29]
Drinking Montmorency concentrate significantly helps to reduce the effects of the painful condition gout, according to new research.

Gout isn't always easy to prove: Study finds CT scans help catch cases traditional test misses
Source: Gout News From Medical News Today [2014.03.28]
Gout is on the rise among U.S. men and women, and this piercingly painful and most common form of inflammatory arthritis is turning out to be more complicated than had been thought.

Vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty for osteoporosis related fracture
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Orthopedics
A review of how vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty are being used to treat the pain associated with vertebral compression fractures.

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